Tag: Fruit

Lemon Muffins with Berry Compote

Lemon Muffins with Berry Compote

Homemade muffins full of fresh lemon flavor from zest and juice. Muffins are topped with a simple mixed-berry compote for sweetness and contrast. Vegetarian. Makes 12 standard muffins.

Strawberry Sauce

Strawberry Sauce

Quick and easy strawberry sauce for ice cream, pancakes, waffles, and more. The best ingredient for strawberry buttercream. Vegan. Recipe makes 1.5 cups (serving size- 2 Tbsp).

Cherry Rhubarb Pie

Cherry Rhubarb Pie

Is it still ‘homemade’ pie if you use a pre-made store-bought pie crust? Yes, I think so! I’ll claim it is because the filling is the important part anyway, right? I like being able to make everything from scratch but sometimes using one or two 

Apple Crisp

Apple Crisp

Wow–where has January gone? It’s flying by! I knew this month would feel weird to me for many reasons (I’m temporarily apart from Andrew for work, we’re about to fully move to St. Louis, and I’m in my last few weeks coaching a group of 

Whole Wheat Blueberry Muffins

Whole Wheat Blueberry Muffins

My favorite category of foods definitely falls within breakfast. Biscuits, potatoes, grits, toast, fruit, smoothie bowls, cereal, etc. I love it all. And I love breakfast food any time of the day. We do breakfast for dinner several times a month because it’s easy and 

Winter Harvest Salad

Winter Harvest Salad

What are your favorite foods to enjoy over the holidays? My favorites are definitely the potatoes (however many ways they can be made) and the biscuits/rolls. Those carbs are craveable and delicious…but the day after leaves you feeling bleh. The day after Thanksgiving this year 

Southern Fried Apples

Southern Fried Apples

Okay, so these apples are a bit of a misnomer. They are not actually fried in a deep fryer (unless you put them in a pie crust and deep fry the pie–yum!)–so I have no idea why we Southern Americans decided to call hot saucy 

Mini Cherry Tortes

Mini Cherry Tortes

This recipe is one very near to my heart. My mom always had a cherry torte for just about every family get-together/holiday dinner and it’s hands down my favorite dessert. I love most all desserts, but this one is rarely found on restaurant dessert menus, 

California Citrus Salad

California Citrus Salad

Every year near Christmas, my grandmother gifts me a huge box of grapefruit and oranges she bought to support the local high school Future Farmers of America. I love any and all citrus fruits and Grandma Ree knows this–so she buys a very large box 

Cranberry Chocolate Tarts

Cranberry Chocolate Tarts

We had some leftover pie dough from our homemade hand pies this weekend (no photos or recipes–merely recipe testing!) so I threw together these fruity-chocolatey cups of delight. Slightly tart cranberries and dark chocolate come together in a mini pie crust for a wonderful fall